| Abdul Hakiim Yakof |
THE closing ceremony for the 22nd Guidance Continuation Scheme for New Muslim Converts course was held yesterday at the Islamic Dakwah Centre’s conference hall. The course, which was for new female converts ran from September 5-18 and was facilitated by the Conversion and Guidance of New Converts Unit.
The guest of honour was the centre’s Acting Assistant Director, Ustaz Awang Abd Aziz bin Hj Abdul Kahar.
The ceremony began with the recitation of Surah Al-Baqarah by Nur Azra Zahirah binti Muhd Subhi, and was followed by a speech from a representative of the participants, Norrinah Qaisyarah binti Abdullah Engkarin, who shared her experiences and what she learned during the course.
Certificates and souvenirs were presented to the participants by the guest of honour, who also received a token of appreciation.
The ceremony came to a close with a poem recital by Nurkhalisah binti Abdullah Lawan and Nur Qaseh Bahirah binti Abdullah Libau, followed by a thanksgiving prayer read by Nur Umairah Batrisya binti Abdullah Jilin.